Nasso and Joseph Earn LEC Rookie of the Week Honors
NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. – For the second straight week freshmen Kebba Nasso (Attleboro, Mass.) and Carl Joseph (Brockton, Mass.) have been recognized by the Little East Conference for their standout performances in last Saturday's track meet. This week, Nasso has been named the Rookie Track Athlete of the Week, while Joseph earned Rookie Field Athlete of the Week honors.
Earning Nasso his second weekly honor of the outdoor season was his record setting performance in the 200 meter dash at the Tufts University Snowflake Invitational. In the event, the freshman sprinter posted a time of 22.15 seconds breaking the original program record by five-hundredths of a second to earn second place. He also sprinted his way to a second place finish in the 100 meter dash with a time of 11.20 seconds.
In the high jump, Joseph leaped his way to a top-5 finish for the second straight week. The Brockton native capped off Saturday's meet with a jump of 6-01.25 feet.